Media statement from KRG on export payments

DNO International ASA has been exporting crude oil from the Tawke field in the Kurdistan region of Iraq since early February 2011. The Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) has today published a statement regarding export payments on the KRG web site www.krg.org.

The announcement from KRG is attached in PDF format.

URL to the statement: http://www.krg.org/articles/detail.asp?rnr=223&lngnr=12&smap=02010100&anr=39875

DNO will issue more information when that is made available to the company.


Oslo, 5 May 2011

DNO International ASA
Corporate Communications



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